Pre-Valentine's Day dinner at the Two Oceans Aquarium

Sat Feb 13, 18:30 - Sat Feb 13, 21:30
Two Oceans Aquarium


“There are many fish in the sea, but only one for me.”

We are giving in-love (or in-like) couples a unique opportunity to spend a romantic evening in the most magical place in Cape Town – the Two Oceans Aquarium. This is a special chance to visit the fish after dark, and an opportunity to impress your date in a very exclusive way - intimate dinners-for-two in front of your favourite Aquarium exhibits on 13 February 2021.

Read more about the event here.

Pre-Valentine's Day details

  • Price: Prices from R1 000 per couple depending on which table you select.*
  • Date: 13 February 2021
  • Time: 18h30 for 19h00 until 21h30
  • Space is limited - book now to avoid missing out on a romantic aquatic evening!

*The price includes entrance into the Aquarium for the evening, an (alcoholic or non-alcoholic) arrival drink and a dinner for two (see menu below). Active Two Oceans Aquarium members can contact the members centre at [email protected] for their discount code.

Choose your table

Couples' dinner tables will be set up throughout the Aquarium, under the beautiful light of the I&J Ocean Exhibit, as well as one exclusive table at the most romantic spot in the Aquarium, the exclusive Kelp Forest Exhibit viewing pit for one couple only.

I&J Ocean Exhibit

  • Share a table in front of the main window of this exhibit with the ocean's beauty to keep you company.
  • Or choose another table scattered around the I&J Ocean Exhibit viewing room.
  • Be surrounded by water in the I&J Ocean Exhibit tunnel.

Exclusive Kelp Forest table for 2

  • Pick the most exclusive Valentine's Day spot in the Aquarium - have the Kelp Forest viewing pit all to yourself in the premium Valentine's experience
  • The exclusive Kelp Forest table includes:
  • Oyster starter
  • The platter meal
  • Bottle of MCC on the table
  • Bottle of still water
  • Dedicated waitron
  • Private area


Couples can enjoy a freshly made platter-style dinner, lovingly prepared by Head Chef Lucio De Allende. Vegetarian options are available - you may select vegetarian of half-and-half platter options for your table when making your booking. All of our food offerings are certified Halaal by the Muslim Judicial Council of South Africa. 

Platter for Two:

Hot items (served with garlic aioli and lemon butter sauce):

  • Grilled hake
  • Creamy mussels
  • Chicken roulade
  • Beef sirloin
  • Savoury rice
  • Potato wedges
  • Seared vegetables

Platter for Two (vegetarian option)*:

Hot items (served with garlic aioli and lemon butter sauce):

  • Grilled aubergine
  • Tempura vegetables
  • Butternut and feta spring rolls
  • Baked garlic butter and parmesan stuffed brown mushroom
  • Grilled butternut
  • Savoury rice
  • Potato wedges
  • Seared vegetables


  • Chocolate ganache dip
  • Fresh strawberries
  • Toasted marshmallows
  • Chocolate brownies
  • Deep-fried banana

*Vegetarian options or a half-and-half combination are available on request - please select this option when booking your ticket.

A R30 per bottle corkage fee will be charged for any wine bottles brought in, a full cash bar will be available at the venue

For enquiries, please email [email protected] or call 021 418 3823

Additional information

Refund policy No refunds


Pre-Valentine's Day dinner at the Two Oceans Aquarium
Two Oceans Aquarium
Dock Rd, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
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